Sioux Center has a total population of 6,002 and a student population of 1,322. Of these students, 1,322 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Sioux Center, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Dordt College. In 2010, Dordt College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Sioux Center's administrative assistant schools. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Sioux Center, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,080.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $910 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Sioux Center-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $6,010 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,000.
If you plan on staying in Sioux Center after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Sioux Center, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are good. In 2010, of the 32,550 administrative assistants in Iowa, 3,190 were working in the greater Sioux Center area. Sioux Center's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Sioux Center, you can expect to make an average salary of $25,250 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.